Help Council Create a Unique Church Street Cafe Precinct

Friday 22 September 2017

What would you like the Church Street café precinct to look like?

Council is currently seeking external funds to refresh and refurbish the café precinct in Church Street and wants to hear from you!

Watch Out! Magpies About!

Friday 22 September 2017

For most of the year Australian magpies make wonderful neighbours and their carolling song is enjoyed by many.

Creative Upcycling Workshops at the Bowerhouse Community Reuse Centre

Thursday 21 September 2017

Would you like to learn how to create beautiful mosaics or sculptures from used materials?

Libraries Increase Support for Early Readers

Tuesday 12 September 2017

Take the guesswork out of finding books that will further your child’s reading and literacy skills.

Your libraries have made some changes to assist both parents and children to find the books they need to improve their reading skills.

Splash into Summer at Bellingen and Dorrigo Swim Centres

Tuesday 12 September 2017

Bellingen and Dorrigo Swim Centre’s will open their gates for the 2017/2018 swim season on Saturday September 16th 2017.

Bellingen Transfer Station Upgrade Works Completed

Tuesday 12 September 2017

The final stages of upgrade works at the Bellingen Transfer Station are now complete and the site is re-open to the public.

Level 1 Water Restrictions for Bellingen Shire

Monday 11 September 2017

Council actively monitors river levels using data provided by the Department of Primary Industries – Office of Water.  Under its water extraction license, Council must implement Level 1 water restrictions when the flow in the Bellinger River reaches 47 ML/day, and/or when flows in the Bielsdown River reach 20 ML/day. 

From the Mayor's Desk

Friday 8 September 2017


Determined Council Lobby NBNCO To Address Regional Digital Disadvantage

Friday 8 September 2017

Bellingen Shire Council has been advocating strongly on behalf of our community to NBNCo to secure fast internet speeds for Bellingen Shire.

New Way to Dispose of Waste Problem

Friday 8 September 2017

Bellingen Shire residents now have an easy way to dispose of problem household waste items and help reduce the impact on the environment and increase resource recovery.